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Potosí, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1619T, Grade 2 or 3.

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Potosí, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1619T, Grade 2 or 3.
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Potosí, Bolivia, cob 8 reales, 1619T, Grade 2 or 3. S-P21, KM-10, CT-133. 21.5 grams. Excellent full crown above nice full cross, bold P+T, full but corroded cross, weak date, dark toning in crevices and not shiny like the 1985 finds, with very desirable old certificate bearing original signatures of Eugene Lyon, Duncan Mathewson, Mel Fisher and Deo Fisher, Grade listed as "16 points" and date misattributed to 1611. With early (1977) hand-signed Fisher photo-certificate #410. Recovered from: Atocha, sunk in 1622 west of Key West, Florida